Bellafina Chocolates workshop elf (Valentina)

Assisting Another Small Business During the Holidays to Make an Impact for Yourself

In this Holiday season, why not work for something greater than yourself, and use another small business to do it? (Making an Impact in your Community too) Enter Bellafina Chocolates: “all net proceeds, after covering expenses, are dedicated to charities helping children threatened by disease, poverty, abuse, or neglect.” Disclosure: I didn’t really like chocolate like most women[…]

Quick Read – Spring Clean your Social Media Platforms

Spring starts on March 20th. It’s right around the corner! It’s time to make updates to freshen up to your Social Media platforms.   Questions to ask yourself: Has it been a while since you updated your.… Facebook: Profile picture, Cover photo? Twitter: Avatar, Background Picture, Header? All Platforms: Profile Info, Bio, etc (has anything changed[…]

Honorable Mention Awarded to Beyond Engagement for Innovation

My company, Beyond Engagement was a finalist in the Innovation Category (businesses under one year) and Marketing. Beyond Engagement received an honorable mention in Innovation. The KOSBE Awards is a prestigious award ceremony of the Kingsport Chamber. Kingsport Office of Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship (KOSBE). “There was no winner or runner-up for the Innovation Award[…]

Tips for Staying Safe in an Online World for Teenagers

I was asked by  Ellen Myatt to assist her in presenting  the topic of Netiquette specifically Messaging, Murder, and Other Crimes: Remaining Safe in a Viral World at the 11th Grade Career Expo at Eastman. To be honest, she’s been doing this presentation for years and created the PPT herself. I was included in the presentation to cater[…]